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"Many computer systems include an option to protect information from the casual user by hiding it (hidden data). A cursory examination of the system will not disclose hidden files, directo­ries, or partitions to the untrained user."[1]

References Edit

  1. U.S. Department of Justice, National Institute of Justice, Electronic Crime Scene Investigation: A Guide for First Responders 55 (2d ed. Apr. 2008) (full-text).

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